11 Curvaceous Black Women Who Love Their Curves And Show It
Here are 11 black women who are proof that real women have curves. Unlike the gaunt and sickly-looking supermodels of yesteryear, these women are healthy and curvaceous.
1) Oprah Winfrey
At 60, she is one of the most successful and famous television personalities ever. She has had to deal with her weight — and people’s attitudes — for much of her life.
2) Pat Attang
Attang, 22, is a successful Nigerian actress, and she is also a graduate of Calabre.
5) Beyonce Knowles
Knowles has been a musical superstar since the days of Destiny’s Child back in the late 90s. Her latest album includes a song, “Pretty Hurts,” which is about what unrealistic and narrow definitions of beauty do to young women.
6) Queen Latifah
Her Majesty has been a performer since the late 1980s. During that time, she has been a singer, actor and talk show host. She has promoted acceptance and healthy body images throughout her career.
7) Octavia Spencer
Spencer has been an actor and author since the 1990’s She is probably best known for her role of Minny Jackson in The Help.
9) Jill Scott
Scott is a model, actor and singer.
10) Danielle Brooks
Brooks is a writer who has written about society’s unrealistic and harmful standards of beauty.
11) Joselyn Dumas
Dumas is an actor and TV host in Ghana.